Capitol Update is a weekly review of state government. Topics include:
- Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency in 29 Florida counties in preparation for Tropical Storm Nate, and a state of emergency for the entire state to facilitate assistance for Puerto Ricans coming to Florida to escape devastation from Hurricane Maria.
- A look at Hurricane Irma recovery work across Florida, including efforts to revive the tourism industry in the Keys.
- State leaders respond to the mass shooting in Las Vegas.
2016 Orlando nightclub shooting/Pulse Nightclub 2017 Hurricane Season 2017 Las Vegas shooting 2018 SB 4 Higher Education agriculture/crops Amy Baker Amy Mercado APD – Agency for Persons with Disabilities art/artists/art history Arts and Economic Prosperity in Florida Tour assisted living/nursing homes Barbara Palmer Big Pine Key Bobby Dube BOG - Board of Governors Brandon Graves Chris Smith CRC - Constitution Revision Commission derelict vessels/displaced boats edibles/edible marijuana elder affairs/ senior citizens Eric Poole FEMA - Federal Emergency Management Agency Florida Artists Hall of Fame Florida citrus Florida Council on Arts and Culture Florida Keys Florida Virtual School generators/generator safety George Neugent guns/ weapons/ firearms higher education/post-secondary education Holly Raschein homeowners insurance/property insurance Hurricane Irma Hurricane Nate hurricanes/tropical storms Jim Bernardin Key West Latin American Summit Lois Benson Lynn Levine medical marijuana/cannabis Monroe County Pam Bondi persons with disabilities/unique abilities Peter Sessum Puerto Rico Rehabilitation Center of Hollywood Hills Rick Scott Sandy Shaughnessy storm/hurricane preparedness Sydney Kitson tourism/tourist industry Venezuela Vic Torres Jr. victims advocate Visit Florida voting/voter registration Wesley Reynolds